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1

родился и вырос

Well, I ...... in Minnesota, in St. Paul, Minnesota, to be exact. I won't say how long ago that was, but let's just say I'm no spring chicken.

was born and raised

2

she is no longer young

Well, I was born and raised in Minnesota, in St. Paul, Minnesota, to be exact. I won't say how long ago that was, but let's just say I'm ......

n Sally's no spring chicken, but she plays a fine game of tennis.

3

to impair, damage, or harm the character or nature of (someone) by unwise treatment, excessive indulgence, etc.

I grew up there with my rather large family of 8 brothers and 2 sisters. (I was the baby of the family, but I swear I wasn't .....

to spoil a child by pampering him.!)

4

продолжил образование

After graduating from high school, I ...... the University of Minnesota to get my bachelor's degree.

When I got my degree I went on to study my PhD.

5

лучше поздно, чем никогда

. It took me a while to learn the ropes at the university, but I finally graduated nearly 6 years later. ....., as my father used to say.

Better late than never

6

счастливый брак

I am ....., and I still enjoy reading and listening to music

happily married

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